Introduction to Neuromodulators and Dermal Fillers
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The demand for minimally invasive cosmetic procedures has grown dramatically over the last decade. This course will provide an introduction to neuromodulators (e.g., Botox) and cosmetic facial fillers available in the United States and the clinical applications for their use. A brief review of facial analysis for minimally invasive cosmetic procedures will also be described.
Date: Thursday, April 17, 2014
Location: 100 Federal Street, Boston (Bank of America building)
Time: Registration: 6:00 p.m.; Meeting & Seminar: 6:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.; Reception will immediately follow program
Registration: MDS members/auxiliaries: $20
Dental students: $10
Attendees will receive 2 CE hours.
Limited seating is available. Register Now!
About the Speaker
Dr. Bradford Towne is a full-time faculty member at Boston University Henry M. Goldman School of Dental Medicine, Department of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery, and Medical Director of OMS Ambulatory Care Services at Boston Medical Center. He received his DMD from Tufts University School of Dental Medicine. After graduating from dental school, he served three years in the United States Army. He completed his residency training in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery at the Medical University of South Carolina in 1983, and then practiced in Vermont until 2011. He is a Fellow of the American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons, the American College of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons, and the American Dental Society of Anesthesiology. Dr. Towne also holds an appointment as a Clinical Assistant Professor in the Department of Surgery at the University of Vermont College of Medicine. He was an active member of the Medical Staff of Central Vermont Medical Center for 28 years and served as Chairman of the Credentials Committee there for more than 10 years. Dr. Towne was also the Chairman of the organizing committee for the formation of Central Vermont Physician Hospital Organization and served as its first President and CEO.
About the Program
This unique Boston Collaborative Group (BCG) event will also feature a presentation of bylaws and slate of officers for the BCG and an informative lecture from Dr. Towne, followed by a Q&A session. During the program, attendees will:
- Learn the available facial fillers and indications for their use.
- Review the indications for use of neuromodulators.
- Become familiar with the fundamental elements of facial analysis for minimally invasive procedures.
- Discuss the potential complications of different types of fillers and neuromodulators.
- Review Massachusetts Board of Regulations in Dentistry (BORID) rules and policies regarding fillers.
The seminar will be followed by a reception with beer, wine, and light appetizers. One drink ticket is included with your registration.
This program is presented by the Boston Collaborative Group and sponsored by Allergan and Henry Schein.